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Top-60 fantasy running backs for 2014 released- Kansas City Chiefs have one guy

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
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Shots fired: Kansas City Chiefs Dwayne Bowe named top-10 overrated player in NFL

Yesterday, the fine folks at Grantland released the second half of their annual NFL trade value list, which ranks each player in the league based on how much interest they would garner on the open market. It’s an interesting list, one that is fun to compare with a similar piece cover32 posted earlier in the offseason. While there were plenty of similarities between the two...
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Chiefs sign two; waive one at start of training camp

According to the Associated Press, The Kansas City Chiefs have signed offensive tackle Ryan Harris and linebacker Josh Mauga. Harris, 29, has appeared in 78 games, making 39 starts for the Broncos and will compete with Donald Stephenson for the starting position opposite Eric Fisher. Mauga spent the last four seasons with the Jets, appearing in 29 games. The team also waived...
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Chiefs make series of moves ahead of practice

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Chiefs signed offensive tackle Ryan Harris and linebacker Josh Mauga while waiving linebacker DeRon Furr on Thursday before their first full-squad practice of training camp. Of course, the big news of the day is the arrival of Jamaal Charles. The Pro Bowl running back was expected at practice after agreeing to terms on a two-year contract extension that will...
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Contract Details For Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles’ Two-Year Extension

  The Kansas City Chiefs have already announced their agreement with Pro Bowl RB Jamaal Charles, but the details regarding the contract are now available. Charles received a two-year extension from the Chiefs that will keep him under team control through the 2017 season. His contract includes $18 million in new money and $28 million over the next four years, according to Mike...
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Jamaal Charles agrees to a New Deal with the Chiefs

Today, with the possibility that Jamaal Charles would hold out of Training Camp because of a contract, the Chiefs signed their all-purpose back to a 2 year, 18 million dollar deal today. Charles, 27, signed a $6 year, 27 .97 million dollar deal in 2010, but was due just $3.65 this year, far below what he’s actually worth.It was comforting knowing they were able to keep their future...
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Chiefs, Jamaal Charles agree to new 4-yr, $28 million contract

According to Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com, the Kansas City Chiefs and running back Jamaal Charles have come to an agreement on a 28 million over four years. The new contract will run through 2017 and will pay Charles $18.1 million for the extra two years. He is scheduled to earn $5.1 million over the next two seasons, including a $4.4 million a spike for 2014. He was...
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Jamaal Charles tweets solid joke after signing contract extension

Jamaal Charles had one of the shortest-lived holdouts in the history of training camp holdouts. On Tuesday word was that Charles was going to hold out from Kansas City Chiefs camp because he was only set to earn $3.9 million this season despite being a star in the Chiefs’ offense. Luckily for him the Chiefs […]
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Chiefs’ Jamaal Charles Runs Out of Gas on Way to Training Camp

What was thought to have been a brief hold-out in attending training camp due to an unsettled contract extension was a simple case of running out of gas and a dead cell phone for the Chiefs’ running back Jamaal Charles. I had no intention on holding out…I just ran out of gas on the way to camp and my cell phone battery died. It was a long walk I tell ya. — Jamaal Charles ...
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Report: Jamaal Charles agrees to extension with Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs and running back Jamaal Charles have agreed on a two-year extension, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Chiefs are giving RB Jamaal Charles a two-year extension that makes him 2nd-highest paid back in league and ties him to KC for four seasons. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 23, 2014 According to ESPN, Charles, who had two years remaining on his previous...
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Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles Says He Was Not Holding Out--He Ran Out of Gas!

It was no secret that Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles wanted a new deal. When it comes to new deals and training camp it is not unusual for players seeking them to not show up. So when Charles did not show Wednesday folks in Kansas City just figured that was what he was doing.But he says differently.@SportsCenterAccording to Charles he had no intention of holding...
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Everything you need to know about Jamaal Charles’ contract extension

Take a deep breath, Chiefs fans. Jamaal Charles will not be holding out, because according to multiple media reports, the Chiefs and Charles have struck a deal that makes the Pro-Bowl running back the second highest paid back in the NFL. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport had it first: Jamaal Charles and the #Chiefs have struck a deal, source says. He’s heading to camp now. — Ian Rapoport...
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Jamaal Charles jokingly says he wasn’t going to hold out

Now that the Chiefs gave running back Jamaal Charles a new contract he joked on Twitter that he was never going to hold out. I had no intention on holding out…I just ran out of gas on the way to camp and my cell phone battery died. It was a long walk I tell ya. — Jamaal Charles (@jcharles25) July 23, 2014 Charles is now the second highest paid running backs in the NFL, behind...
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Chiefs give Jamaal Charles a nice bonus; Signs 2 year extension

Kansas City Chiefs star running back Jamaal Charles will be reporting to training camp after all after reaching an agreement on a two-year contract extension, sources confirmed to ESPN. The two sides reached an agreement shortly afterward and Charles was en route to camp from his home in Kansas City. @ESPNNFL: Jamaal Charles’ contract extension […] The post Chiefs give Jamaal...
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Jamaal Charles is now the second highest paid back in the NFL

The Kansas City Chiefs have made Jamaal Charles the second highest paid running back after giving him a new contract on Wednesday. BREAKING: Chiefs, Jamaal Charles agree to 2-year extension. Makes him 2nd-highest paid RB. (via ESPN & media reports) pic.twitter.com/BtV9MkXfzq — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 23, 2014 It’s a 2-year extension for #Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles...
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Report: Chiefs and Charles strike a deal

AP Photo That didn’t take long.  A report came out earlier via Ian Rappaport of NFL Network stating that Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles would not report to training camp until a new deal was made.  Being that Charles accounted for more than 30 percent of the Kansas City offense, the Chiefs were quick to right the ship.  Ian Rappaport reports that a deal has indeed been met...
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Kansas City Chiefs and Jamaal Charles agree to terms

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network is reporting that the Chiefs have agreed to a deal with Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles. Jamaal Charles and the #Chiefs have struck a deal, source says. He’s heading to camp now. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 23, 2014 The deal prevents the possibility of Jamaal Charles holding out from training camp. KCTV5′s Brad Fanning reported last...
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Kansas City signs Jamaal Charles to extension

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is reportedly on his way to training camp after the two sides agreed to a long-term contract extension on Wedensday.  Jamaal Charles and the #Chiefs have struck a deal, source says. He’s heading to camp now. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 23, 2014 Charles was a holdout for all of about 30 minutes prior to reportedly agreeing to...
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Jamaal Charles a no-show for Chiefs training camp

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles failed to report to training camp by the team’s 4 p.m. deadline Wednesday. Charles is holding out for a new contract.  He has two years remaining on a deal he signed in 2010, and is scheduled to make $3.9 million this year, including a base salary of $2.65 million. There are 13 running back scheduled to make more than Charles this...
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Report: Chiefs sign Jamaal Charles to a new deal

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  the Kansas City Chiefs have signed running back Jamaal Charles to a new contract. Jamaal Charles and the #Chiefs have struck a deal, source says. He’s heading to camp now. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 23, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading...
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Kansas City Chiefs have a contract conundrum

The Kansas City Chiefs have quite the conundrum on their hands. It was bad enough when early contract talks began circulating the interwebs a few months ago, alleging that quarterback Alex Smith wanted a deal “similar to Jay Cutler” which was in the 6-year, $126 million range. The news only got worse when OTAs and mini camp got underway in May and June and standout pass-rusher...
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Fugly Chiefs Christmas sweater will change your life forever

If you woke up this morning wondering where can I get a heinously ugly and ironic Kansas City Chiefs sweater, well then you’re in luck. Of course I’m aware that Kansas City isn’t exactly known for having white Christmases, but even if it rarely gets cold enough to justify wearing one everyone loves a good fugly Christmas sweater. Now I am happy to report that the NFL merchandise...
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Report: Jamaal Charles won’t report to camp without new deal

(Credit: CBS) Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is arguably the most important player on the offense, and he knows it. He is reportedly willing to sit out of training camp until he gets paid what he is worth. Per NFL.com: NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday morning that, barring a contract breakthrough, the running back will not report for Kansas City...
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Tamba Hali appears to be in good shape afterall

When the Kansas City Chiefs selected OLB Dee Ford in the first round of the draft, it seemed that rumors and reports surfaced instantaneously about Tamba Hali’s weight, and whether or not the Chiefs are pleased with where the seven year veteran currently stands with his offseason training. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Hali weighed in at 284 pounds, which supposedly exceeds...
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Kansas City Chiefs: Predicting leaders in every category

Training camp is right around the corner, literally. The week before business turns serious and these superb athletes go at one another’s necks, let’s have a little fun. Alex Smith is coming off of one of his best years in the league. Smith will look to continue this success in another season with the brilliance of Andy Reid. Look for Smith, who as of now looks like he will carry...
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